|Perry Mattfeld Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||March 29, 1994|
Perry Mattfeld is an American actress, dancer, theatre artist, and model who is known for having been cast as Murphy/Murphy Mason in the series titled In the Dark as well as for playing the role of Mel in Shameless. When she was young, her interests lied in dancing and she did indulge in the art for almost a decade. However, Perry Mattfeld later realized her passion for acting and has been making several accomplishments ever since. Over the years, she has been a part of many projects such as Homecoming, For Educational Purposes Only, Stitchers, Secret Diary of an American Cheerleader, Escape from Polygamy, My Mind the Love Story, The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, Alex in Wonderland: Rehearsing Wonderland, Wizards of Waverly Place, The Norton Avenue All-Stars, and The Megan Mullally Show. Additionally, Perry Mattfeld has branched out as a model and has been a part of several theatre productions as well. Moreover, she has also gained a huge social media fan base with more than 80k followers on Instagram and more than 15k followers on Twitter.
Perry Frances Mattfeld
California, United States
Southern California, United States
Perry Mattfeld studied at the Long Beach Polytechnic High School, a public high school located at 1600 Atlantic Avenue in Long Beach, California, and graduated with 4.6 GPA.
Later, she got enrolled at the University of Southern California (USC) which is a private research university located in Los Angeles, California, United States and then, she graduated Cum Laude from its School of Dramatic Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Acting and minor in Film Studies.
Actress, Dancer, Theatre Artist, Model
- Father – Kenneth Mattfeld (Attorney in the Los Angeles Area)
- Mother – Shelley Garcia
Perry Mattfeld is represented by Innovative Artists, Talent Agency, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
56 kg or 123.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Perry Mattfeld has dated –
- Andrew Wright – Perry Mattfeld is in a relationship with Andrew Wright and often shares their pictures on Instagram to give her fans a sneak-peek into their love life. The duo has been together for years and shares a very close bond.
Race / Ethnicity
Light Brown (Natural)
Blue with a hint of green
- Dimpled smile
- Gorgeous hair
- Toned physique
Perry Mattfeld has either endorsed or promoted a variety of brands through social media which include the likes of Ronny Kobo, L’Academie, BALMAIN, Grayse by Kelly and Marie Gray, Dora Maar, REDValentino, CAMI AND JAX, Aritzia, FLEURI Jewelry, CAROLINA HERRERA, Splits59, Hype & Vice, and For Love & Lemons.
Best Known For
- Having been cast as Murphy/Murphy Mason, an unwelcomed woman in most social groups due to her blindness, introverted personality, and self-destructive lifestyle who later finds a purpose in life trying to resolve the murder of a friend, in the television comedy-drama series, In the Dark, in which she starred alongside the likes of Rich Sommer, Brooke Markham, Casey Deidrick, Keston John, Morgan Krantz, Thamela Mpumlwana, Derek Webster, and Kathleen York
- Playing the role of Mel in the comedy-drama television series, Shameless, whose lead cast included actors such as William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Justin Chatwin, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton, Steve Howey, Emma Kenney, Cameron Monaghan, Jeremy Allen White, Joan Cusack, Laura Slade Wiggins, Noel Fisher, and Emma Greenwell
- Having appeared in a wide range of characters in numerous shows and movies like Amanda Hammerschmidt ‘The Hammer’ in The Norton Avenue All-Stars, Frankengirl/FrankenGirl in Wizards of Waverly Place, Suzie in Secret Diary of an American Cheerleader, Bonnielee in Escape from Polygamy, Deon Cole’s Girlfriend in Conan, Monica Chamberlain in Stitchers, and Makeover Associate in Homecoming
First TV Show
She made her first TV show appearance as an American Girl in an episode of the comedy talk show, The Megan Mullally Show, in November 2006.
Perry Mattfeld Facts
- The inspiration behind her name ‘Perry’ has been the Persian name ‘Pari’ or ‘Paricheher’ which means ‘Face of Angel’ or ‘Face of a Fairy’.
- Perry Mattfeld was just 5 years old when she started dancing.
- She continued her lessons in ballet dancing for 9 years and then began to further her art under the guidance of Ms. Debbie Allen in Los Angeles, Calfornia, United States. Later, Ms. Debbie Allen also featured Perry Mattfeld in the World Premiere Musical, Alex in Wonderland.
- During her college years, she was also a member of The University of Southern California World Famous USC Song Girls.
- Perry Mattfeld has appeared as Harriet in the stage production of Louie Piday directorial play, The Dining Room, at McClintock Theatre, Los Angeles, California.
- She was also cast in the production for American Girl and portrayed the characters of Kirsten Larson and Kit Kittredge, the American Girl Dolls. This gig continued for more than 164 shows at the Grove in Los Angeles, California.
- In May 2014, she became a Sports Illustrated Featured Dancer/Cheerleader, University of Southern California.
- Perry Mattfeld brought to life the character of Betty Rizzo in a production of the popular music, Grease, at The Bing Theatre, Los Angeles, California in 2015. The same year, she also played the role of Cassie Cooper in the play, titled Rumors, directed by Edward Edwards at the Scene Dock Theatre, Los Angeles, California.
- Apart from English, she is also well-versed in French.
- She has a dog named Rowmeoh and she also adores all dogs in general.
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Featured Image by Perry Mattfeld / Instagram